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10 Contemporary Artists Who Use Furniture as a Medium

Consejos de Ai Weiwei para vencer al Gran Hermano

Consejos de Ai Weiwei para vencer al Gran Hermano

Looking forward to this in the summer, should be crackalacking Ai Weiwei, Grapes, 2010

An exhibition of new work by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is on display at the Albion Gallery in London. The show includes an installation created in collaboration with Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron (above). The work is a variation of the installation created in the Italian Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale in September

Ai Weiwei at Albion Gallery

Installation created through a collaboration between Chinese artist Ai Weiwei and Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron Albion Gallery in London.

Bang by Ai Weiwei at the Venice Biennale, 2013. Made from 886 antique stools. Photo: Alessandro Panuello.

Bang by Ai Weiwei at Venice Art Biennale 2013

Ai Weiwei Bang installation at the French Pavillion for the 2013 Venice Art Biennale

Ai Weiwei’s most recent work, Forever Bicycles, installs 1,200 bicycles--some hanging from the ceiling, some standing upright on the floor--one behind the other. The bikes have no handlebars and no seats and instead use those parts of the frame to extend upward and outward to connect to other wheels and other frames, creating the illusion of a labyrinth-like space in a three-dimensional area.

Ai Weiwei Piles 1,200 Bikes On Top Of Each Other, For Dazzling Effect

Artist: Ai Weiwei Piles Bikes On Top Of Each Other. The Taipei Fine Arts Museum hosts a large-scale exhibition of the Chinese artist with his new work, "Forever Bicycles.

the art of a silkworm's weave by liang shaoji  Tiny Beds Woven with silk

Liang Shaoji Bed/ Nature Series Photograph: Linda Nylind for the Southbank/courtesy the artist and ShanghART Gallery

Architectural Columns at the Palais de Tokyo Explode into Organic Forms

Recently installed at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, this gigantic Gordian Knot was constructed by Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira who is known for his near complete organic transformations of interior and exterior spaces.

AI Wei Wei. Read a rare interview and he was quoted to be the Chinese Andy Warhol, he replied "No, Andy Warhol is the americanised Ai Wei Wei." Brilliant.

Ai Wei Wei's ''Sunflower Seeds'' there are hundreds of millions of hand-painted fake porcelain sunflower seeds spread across the floor of the Tate Modern.

Unbelievable thread installation in Italy…

Unbelievable thread installation in Italy…

rainbow thread art installation -- In Como, Italy, this unbelievable thread installation is done by Mexican artist Gabriel Dawe

Yayoi Kusama - Life Repetitive Vision, 1998

Art File Parte Yayoi Kusama, great contemporary Japanese artists ♥ Art File Part 2